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Edward of Westminster

Male 1453 - 1471  (17 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Edward of Westminster was born on 13 Oct 1453 in Westminster, Middlesex, England (son of Henry VI, King of England and lord of Ireland and Margaret of Anjou, Queen Consort of England); died on 4 May 1471 in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England.

    Notes:

    Prince of Wales. Killed at the battle of Tewkesbury, the only heir apparent to the English throne to die in battle.

    Edward married Anne Neville, Queen Consort of England in Aug 1470. Anne (daughter of Richard Neville and Anne Beauchamp) was born on 11 Jun 1456 in Warwick Castle, Warwickshire, England; died on 16 Mar 1485 in Westminster, Middlesex, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Henry VI, King of England and lord of Ireland was born on 6 Dec 1421 in Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England (son of Henry V, King of England and lord of Ireland and Catherine of Valois, Queen Consort of England); died on 21 May 1471 in Tower of London, London, England; was buried in Chertsey Abbey, Surrey, England.

    Notes:

    Also Duke of Aquitaine. In 1484 Richard III removed his body from Chertsey to a new shrine at St. George's Chapel, Windsor.

    Henry married Margaret of Anjou, Queen Consort of England on 22 Apr 1445 in Titchfield Abbey, Hampshire, England. Margaret (daughter of René of Anjou and Isabelle of Lorraine) was born on 23 Mar 1430 in France; died on 25 Aug 1482 in Dampierre, Anjou, France; was buried in Angers Cathedral, Maine-et-Loire, Anjou, France. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Margaret of Anjou, Queen Consort of England was born on 23 Mar 1430 in France (daughter of René of Anjou and Isabelle of Lorraine); died on 25 Aug 1482 in Dampierre, Anjou, France; was buried in Angers Cathedral, Maine-et-Loire, Anjou, France.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 24 Mar 1430, France

    Notes:

    She was born n 23 or 24 March 1430, in Lorraine, France, probably at Pont-à-Mousson or Nancy.

    Children:
    1. 1. Edward of Westminster was born on 13 Oct 1453 in Westminster, Middlesex, England; died on 4 May 1471 in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Henry V, King of England and lord of Ireland was born on 16 Sep 1386 in Monmouth Castle, Monmouthshire, Wales (son of Henry IV, King of England and Mary de Bohun); died on 31 Aug 1422 in Château-de-Vincennes, Vincennes, Île-de-France, France; was buried in Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England.

    Henry married Catherine of Valois, Queen Consort of England on 2 Jul 1420 in Troyes, Aube, Champagne-Ardenne, France. Catherine (daughter of Charles VI, King of France and Isabeau of Bavaria) was born on 27 Oct 1401 in Hotel de St. Pol, Paris, France; died on 3 Jan 1437 in Bermondsey Priory, Surrey, England; was buried in Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Catherine of Valois, Queen Consort of England was born on 27 Oct 1401 in Hotel de St. Pol, Paris, France (daughter of Charles VI, King of France and Isabeau of Bavaria); died on 3 Jan 1437 in Bermondsey Priory, Surrey, England; was buried in Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England.
    Children:
    1. Isabella of France was born on 9 Nov 1389; died on 13 Sep 1409.
    2. 2. Henry VI, King of England and lord of Ireland was born on 6 Dec 1421 in Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England; died on 21 May 1471 in Tower of London, London, England; was buried in Chertsey Abbey, Surrey, England.

  3. 6.  René of Anjou was born in 1409; died in 1480.

    Notes:

    Duke of Anjou.

    René married Isabelle of Lorraine. Isabelle died in 1453. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Isabelle of Lorraine died in 1453.
    Children:
    1. 3. Margaret of Anjou, Queen Consort of England was born on 23 Mar 1430 in France; died on 25 Aug 1482 in Dampierre, Anjou, France; was buried in Angers Cathedral, Maine-et-Loire, Anjou, France.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Henry IV, King of England was born in 1367 in Bolingbroke Castle, Lincolnshire, England (son of John of Gaunt and Blanche of Lancaster); died on 20 Mar 1413 in Jerusalem Chamber in the abbot's house near Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England; was buried in Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, England.

    Notes:

    "He was born in Gaunt's castle at Bolingbroke in Lincolnshire in the spring of 1367 (on 1 June Edward III paid £5 to the messenger who brought him news of his grandson's birth), very possibly on 15 April. That day was Maundy Thursday, a feast Henry observed with particular attention in later life." [Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, citation details below]

    Henry married Mary de Bohun on 5 Feb 1381 in Rochford Hall, Essex, England. Mary (daughter of Humphrey de Bohun and Joan Fitz Alan) died in 1394. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Mary de Bohun (daughter of Humphrey de Bohun and Joan Fitz Alan); died in 1394.

    Notes:

    She was never queen, as she died before her husband came to the throne.

    Her birth date is unknown. Her exact death date is also unknown, but it appears to have been in late June or early July 1394, possibly July 4.

    Children:
    1. 4. Henry V, King of England and lord of Ireland was born on 16 Sep 1386 in Monmouth Castle, Monmouthshire, Wales; died on 31 Aug 1422 in Château-de-Vincennes, Vincennes, Île-de-France, France; was buried in Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England.
    2. Thomas of Lancaster was born in 1387; died on 22 Mar 1421 in Baugé, Anjou, France; was buried in Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, England.

  3. 10.  Charles VI, King of France was born on 3 Dec 1368 in Paris, France (son of Charles V, King of France and Jeanne de Bourbon); died on 21 Oct 1422 in Paris, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.

    Notes:

    "[T]he promise of the opening years of his reign was not borne out, when periods of madness after 1393 put the kingdom in the hands of others and it was virtually destroyed by rivalries among the royal dukes and English attacks." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Charles married Isabeau of Bavaria on 17 Jul 1385 in Amiens, Somme, Picardie, France. Isabeau (daughter of Stephan III of Bavaria and Taddea Visconti) was born in 1371 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany; died on 24 Sep 1435 in Paris, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Isabeau of Bavaria was born in 1371 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany (daughter of Stephan III of Bavaria and Taddea Visconti); died on 24 Sep 1435 in Paris, France; was buried in Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint-Denis, France.

    Notes:

    "[S]pendthrift, frivolous and selfish, at times regent for her mad husband, Burgundian in sympathy, her last years were passed in poverty, ill-health and solitude, hated by the French and despised by the English." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below)]

    Children:
    1. 5. Catherine of Valois, Queen Consort of England was born on 27 Oct 1401 in Hotel de St. Pol, Paris, France; died on 3 Jan 1437 in Bermondsey Priory, Surrey, England; was buried in Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England.